First-time Third-country H-1B Applicants May Now Apply in Vancouver
October 25th, 2016
The Department of State and The U.S. Consulate General in Vancouver, Canada has confirmed that it will now accept applications filed by third-country foreign nationals apply for their first H-1B visa. This applies even if the application is based on a university degree outside the U.S. or Canada. These applicants were previously discouraged from applying through this post.
How do I apply?
Applicants should monitor the appointment system regularly to obtain a date and time that works for them. Further, appointments are limited and usually booked several months in advance.